"The Civil War and the Forging of Character" lecture series continues this spring with Joan Waugh, Ph.D., on Monday, March 24, 2014, at 6 p.m. in the Hendrix-Chenault Theater. Dr. Waugh will present a talk on "Ulysses S. Grant in Historical Memory."
A professor in the Department of History at UCLA, her alma mater, Joan Waugh researches and writes about 19th-century America, specializing in the Civil War, Reconstruction and Gilded Age eras. Her many essays and books on Civil War topics include the prize-winning "U.S. Grant: American Hero, American Myth." Waugh has been interviewed for many documentaries, including the PBS series "American Experience" on Ulysses S. Grant, and the History Channel's production of "Lee and Grant."
Admission is free, but reservations are suggested. Please call (404) 262-3032, ext. 1717. Light refreshments will be served before the lecture starting at 5:30 p.m. More information at www.lovett.org/civilwar.
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